A-DP protest inside Holyoke LaborReady
Topics www.slaverready.com, holyoke, massachusetts, labor ready, laborready, temp labor, temporary
, protest, occupation, anti-displacement project, a-dp
, labor, worker, union, workers rights, minimum wage, poverty, working poor people, day laborers, osha violations, toxic workplaces, modern day sweatshop labor, cutler, standard plating, labor ready clients
Anti-Displacement Project invades Holyoke, Massachusetts temp-labor supplier LaborReady. LaborReady exploits vulnerable day laborers, takes money out of minimum wage checks for illegal check cashing fees and safety equipment and transportation charges, leaving workers making less than minimum wage for a variety of hard labor jobs.
Run time 25:45Audio/Visual sound, colorContact Information Camera: John Winslow....
Digitized by Brian Oelberg
LaborReady threatened legal action against A-DP, forcing them to close a website full of worker testimony against LaborReady and evidence of exploitation and unsafe working conditions: http://www.slaverready.com which was forced off the internet in fall 2002.
Part 2 is outside of LaborReady in Holyoke...